Catfish Connections

Catfish angler’s quest for knowledge never fails to amaze me. I have been pleased and flattered to hear from many of you complementing of Catfish Now (CFN). Your acceptance of the magazine as a source of reliable catfish information...

Techniques and Destinations

by Ron Presley You can never have too much equipment. Travelling to a new big cat destination usually conjures up questions of what to pack for the trip. Veteran catfish angler and B’n’M prostaffer Jason Aycock has some suggestions based on...

Catfish Basics #039 – Marking Catfish on Sonar — Larry Muse, Warrior Cat Rods

Sonar seems to improve yearly, and it has been one of the major changes in catfishing. Learning to identify what you are seeing on sonar can help you keep your bait in productive waters. Larry Muse enjoys suspend fishing...

B’n’M How To: Flood Water Conditions with Capt. Ty Konkle FVCatfishing.com

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qfw0fi8jXzw

Catfish Profiles in Passion – Zac Zajac

by Ron Presley Put the experience first. Zac Zajac caught the catfish passion later in life compared to some. He grew up in Northern Indiana until his freshmen year in high school when he moved to Durham, NC. It was a...

CFN How To: Don’t Leave Fish to Find Fish with Dale Russel Lowe Jr. Big Cat Fever Rods

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOHP2GA2isE

Catfish Gear #003 — Offshore Tackle Planer Boards

Planer boards have become a vital part of most catfish angler’s arsenal. They were used for years in walleye fishing and have been adopted my many catfish anglers. There is no better way to increase your spread when dragging....

How To Finesse Finicky Flatheads in Lakes or Rivers

by John N. Felsher Flat out flattie fun By far, most catfish tournament anglers target big blues. But a select few specialize in tempting finicky flatheads, which many consider among the most challenging freshwater fish in North America to catch. Bass anglers...

Santee in the Spring

by Monty Hill Shallow water techniques that work all year long. I have been fishing Santee for over 20 years out of Hill's Landing on the Diversion Canal. My favorite time of the year for fishing for trophy cats at Santee...

Catfish Basics #040 – Vision — Jason Aycock, B’n’M Poles

What you see is what you get. The majority of the time that I am on the water, on the Mississippi or anywhere else, I am scanning the surface. I am looking for hints that will help me catch...